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Leta G. Hill Scholarship
$48,000.00
Eligibility criteria: A) Student from Nova Scotia, with preference to students in Colchester or East Hants counties B) Demonstrated financial need C) Declared intent to study medicine Additional info: Quantity: 1 Renewable: Yes Renewable criteria: Achieve a 3.0 GPA with a course load of 30 course credits between the fall and winter terms combined and yearly verified proof of financial need by submitting a general bursary application Additional supporting documents: Yes - completed bursary application (available through your Connect@MtA account, provided at time of admission)
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
Dr. P. Anthony Johnstone Entrance Scholarship
$6,000.00
This entrance scholarship was established by the Province of Nova Scotia in 1991 to encourage young people to educate themselves on human rights issues in Canada. It honours the life and work of the late Dr. P. Anthony Johnstone, a former Executive Director of the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission. This is a non-renewable entrance scholarship for $6,000 and applies to the first year of study only. To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be: A) A graduate of a Nova Scotia high school in this academic year (not as a result of upgrading); B) A resident of Nova...
Deadline
Mar 31, 2022
Elaine Leventhal Memorial Scholarship
$3,000.00
Awarded annually to a full-time, undergraduate student who has a high academic standing from grade 12 or equivalent. The student must also demonstrate financial need and have a record of leadership and community service. This award is renewable each year of the recipient's four-year degree at Saint Mary's, permitted they meet the terms as outlined below. The scholarship will be renewed based on good academic standing with a minimum of 4.0 credits obtained at Saint Mary's University. Students must demonstrate financial need and a record of leadership and service to the University and wider community. In the event that a...
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
Kevin Cleary Scholarship
$3,000.00
Awarded annually to a full-time, undergraduate student from Nova Scotia who, without financial aid, would be unable to pursue post-secondary education at Saint Mary's University. Scholarships will be awarded and renewed based on satisfactory academic achievement (75% out of high school or QPA 2.5 for renewable scholarships) and continued full-time enrolment. Students must be enrolled in full-time study and maintain a course load per year sufficient to complete their undergraduate degree within four years. Preference will be given to students who are the first in their immediate families to attend a post-secondary institution. This award is renewable each year of...
Deadline
Mar 15, 2022
Jim Pineo Scholarship Endowment
$2,700.00
Application Required: Yes, using the Named Entrance Award application form Criteria / Description: Awarded annually to a full-time student living at a permanent address in Nova Scotia, wishing to study at Saint Mary's University. Diagnosed with a disability and verified through the Atlantic Centre for Students with Disabilities and based on financial need. If there is no eligible student the award may be given to a continuing student. Faculty / Discipline: Atlantic Centre for Students with Disabilities Annual Value (Approx): $2,700 Number of Awards: 1 Renewable: No
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
Halifax Friends of UPEI Entrance Scholarship
$1,500.00
Awarded to a full-time first-year student entering UPEI from the Halifax region (preference). The recipient will have a minimum average of 85%, will have participated in community service activities during high school, and is not in receipt of another scholarship of more than $2,500. Background: A group of UPEI alumni and former Islanders who now live in Halifax formed the "Halifax Friends of UPEI" in 2004. With leadership from Roger Sinclair (BBA'79), Chapter President of the Halifax Friends of UPEI, the group holds fundraising events each year to support an entrance scholarship for a student entering UPEI in full-time study...
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
John and Isabel Copan Entrance Scholarship
$1,100.00
Awarded to a full-time first-year student entering UPEI from Pictou County, Nova Scotia, who is in financial need and has a good high school academic record. In the event of equally qualified candidates, the degree of financial need takes precedence over academic standing. If no student from Pictou County applies or is eligible, the Scholarship will be awarded to another student from Nova Scotia. Background: This award was established by the Copan Family in memory of John and Isabel Copan of Stellarton, Nova Scotia. This award celebrates John and Isabel's spirit of generosity and their characteristic good-natured hospitality. John was...
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
Earle and Janet Reid Scholarship
$1,000.00
Dr. Earle Reid grew up in the small community of Steam Mill, Kings County. After losing his father at the age of six due to a lack of prompt medical attention, Dr. Reid's future was determined. Driven to become a doctor, he studied his way by lamp-light before and after chores on the farm to a Governor General's award for scholastic excellence. In 1957, Earle graduated from Dalhousie University with his medical degree. Earle met the love of his life, Janet (nee Dexter), while attending a youth dance at Bethany United. They later married in that same church and spent...
Deadline
Apr 30, 2022
Currie Undergraduate Scholarship in Engineering
$65,000.00
Awarded to students beginning a Bachelor of Engineering degree program upon graduation from a high school in any of the four Atlantic Provinces. The scholarships are intended to support the education of future leaders. The applicants are therefore asked to submit an essay (not less than 250 words) giving the Selection Committee an indication of their leadership capabilities to date, including (but not limited to) school and extra-curricular activities. Required in the essay is evidence of overcoming barriers or difficult situations. Financial need is an important consideration. Recipients are required to live in residence for the first year of their...
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
Currie Undergraduate Scholarship in Engineering
$65,000.00
Awarded to students beginning a Bachelor of Engineering degree program upon graduation from a high school in any of the four Atlantic Provinces. The scholarships are intended to support the education of future leaders. The applicants are therefore asked to submit an essay (not less than 250 words) giving the Selection Committee an indication of their leadership capabilities to date, including (but not limited to) school and extra-curricular activities. Required in the essay is evidence of overcoming barriers or difficult situations. Financial need is an important consideration. Recipients are required to live in residence for the first year of their...
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
Bell Family Achievement Award
$36,000.00
Mount Allison's Bell Scholarships are among the largest undergraduate awards in Canada. Value $36,000 ($9,000 per year) plus $8,000 guaranteed internship Eligibility criteria A) Outstanding high school graduates B) Demonstrated strong academic ability, leadership capability, volunteer work, extracurricular activities, work experience, and good citizenship Renewable criteria A) Achieve a 3.5 GPA with a course load of 30 course credits between the fall and winter terms combined B) Community involvement C) Yearly submission of an activities report Additional support documents A) Three reference letters and an essay (question emailed to you once application for admission is submitted) B) See 'supplemental items'...
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
Philip W. Oland Scholarships
$24,000.00
All 1st-year, full -time students nominated by high school. Minimum 90% average and have achieved superior academic standing while demonstrating StFX qualities of leadership and service to community. Open to students from NS, NB, PE and NL. Nomination form can be found here.
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
How to Become an Accountant or Auditor
EXPECTED WAGE:
$59,430.00
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2.2%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Producer or Director
EXPECTED WAGE:
$64,430.00
Directors and producers are responsible for ensuring a project stays on budget and on schedule. The majorities have a bachelor's degree and have finished numerous years of work experience in...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 4.2%
Education: Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
How to Become an Actuary
EXPECTED WAGE:
$84,810.00
In order to become certified professionals, Actuaries require a bachelor's degree and have to pass numerous exams. Bachelor's degrees are typically taken in actuarial science, mathematics, statistics or some form...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1.1%
Education: Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
How to Become an Advertising, Promotions, or Marketing Manager
EXPECTED WAGE:
$105,960.00
Typically, these managers bring previous work experience to the table including: sales, advertising, promotions or marketing. For most of these promotions, advertising and related marketed management positions, a bachelor's degree...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3.1%
Education: Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
How to Become and Aerospace Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$101,000.00
Aerospace engineers use the principles of calculus, trigonometry, and other advanced topics in mathematics for analysis, design, and troubleshooting in their work. Aerospace engineers must have a bachelor’s degree in...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1.5%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become an Agricultural Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$76,000.00
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become an Airline or Commercial Pilot
EXPECTED WAGE:
$111,680.00
The majority of airline pilots start their career flying commercially. A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Most pilots need a bachelor's degree. The FAA or Federal Aviation Administration...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become an Anthropologist or Archaeologist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$57,000.00
Commonly, archaeologists and anthropologists live in the community they are studying. A PhD or a master's degree is required in archaeology or anthropology; however, bachelor degree holders may obtain employment...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3.7%
Education: Master's degree
How to Become an Architect
EXPECTED WAGE:
$70,320.00
Typically, there are 3 specific steps in order to become a licensed architect including: finishing a professional degree in architecture, working under a paid internship to gain relevant experience and...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1.5%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Curator
EXPECTED WAGE:
$45,020.00
It is common for curators to specialize in one particular time period. The majority of curator, archivist or conservator positions require a minimum of a master's degree that is related...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3.2%
Education: Master's degree
How to Become an Art Director
EXPECTED WAGE:
$78,000.00
Numerous art directors initiate their career as photographers, graphic designers and fine artists. They may have previous work experience as editors or experience in design occupation prior to becoming art...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 4.1%
Education: Bachelor's or higher degree, plus work experience
How to Become an Atmospheric Scientist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$81,290.00
Atmospheric scientists are responsible for issuing severe weather warnings. They typically have a bachelor's degree in meteorology or a similarly related field in earth sciences. Those interested in research positions...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1.4%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become an Audiologist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$62,030.00
Audiologists work with patients on a regular basis to check their hearing and balance. They may continue with the current treatment plan or make appropriate changes. Audiologists require a doctoral...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 0.4%
Education: First professional degree
How to Become an Editor
EXPECTED WAGE:
$53,070.00
Typically, a college degree is required for a person to be an editor. A bachelor's degree in English, journalism or communications is common. An editor must additionally be computer literate.
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 4.4%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Biochemist or Biophysicist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$88,000.00
In order to work in development and research positions, biophysicists and biochemists are required to hold a Ph.D. The majority of Ph.D. holders initiate their careers in temporary postdoctoral research...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 3%
Education: Doctoral degree
How to Become a Biomedical Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$85,000.00
Biomedical engineers commonly work in quality assurance or in research and development modes. Typically, these engineers require a bachelor's degree from an accredited program in biomedical engineering in order to...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2.8%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Chemical Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$91,000.00
A bachelor's degree in chemical engineering is required for one to become a chemical engineer. Ideally, education is supplemented with practical experience. Numerous facilities offer cooperative engineering programs where students...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2.8%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Chemist
EXPECTED WAGE:
$80,230.00
The majority of materials scientists and chemists work in laboratory settings. These careers require a minimum of a bachelor's degree in chemistry or a related subject. Those wishing to pursue...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 2.4%
Education: Bachelor's degree
How to Become a Chiropractor
EXPECTED WAGE:
$66,490.00
Those who wish to become a chiropractor need to earn their D.C. degree or Doctor of Chiropractic designation. Licensing needs to be obtained prior to working on people. Most chiropractors...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 0.3%
Education: First professional degree
How to Become a Civil Engineer
EXPECTED WAGE:
$79,000.00
In order to become a civil engineer, a bachelor's degree is required in civil engineering or one of its related specialties. For senior positions, a graduate degree and licensure is...
Exam Scores
Unemployment: 1%
Education: Bachelor's degree